The Impending Crisis by David M. Potter audiobook

The Impending Crisis: America Before the Civil War: 1848-1861

By David M. Potter
Read by Eric Martin

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22.69 Hours 1
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David M. Potter's Pulitzer Prize–winning The Impending Crisis is the definitive history of antebellum America. Potter's sweeping epic masterfully charts the chaotic forces that climaxed with the outbreak of the Civil War: westward expansion, the divisive issue of slavery, the Dred Scott decision, John Brown's uprising, the ascension of Abraham Lincoln, and the drama of Southern secession. The Impending Crisis remains one of the most celebrated works of American historical writing.

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Winner of the 1977 Pulitzer Prize for History

David M. Potter's Pulitzer Prize–winning The Impending Crisis is the definitive history of antebellum America. Potter's sweeping epic masterfully charts the chaotic forces that climaxed with the outbreak of the Civil War: westward expansion, the divisive issue of slavery, the Dred Scott decision, John Brown's uprising, the ascension of Abraham Lincoln, and the drama of Southern secession. The Impending Crisis remains one of the most celebrated works of American historical writing.

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David M. Potter's magisterial The Impending Crisis is the single best account to date of the coming of the Civil War. Civil War History

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Available Formats : CD, MP3 CD
Category: Nonfiction/History
Runtime: 22.69
Audience: Adult
Language: English